LONDON - British media group Pearson has put its theme park subsidiary the Tussauds Group up for sale, after receiving expressions of interest from several possible buyers.
Continuing its push into the international theatrical market, box office tracking company ACNielsen EDI has opened offices in Mexico City and Sydney.
DreamWorks has put the Dean Parisot-helmed old-timer heist pic "The Crew" into turnaround over casting differences, sources said Tuesday.
Having successfully engineered a turnaround of the Blockbuster video rental chain, Viacom Inc. now aims to lift Blockbuster's vid market share from 30% to 40% in coming years by blanketing the…
Cable subscribers treated A&E's warts-and-all "Biography" special on Ozzie & Harriet Sunday night like a real-life version of "The Truman Show," making it the highest-rated "Biography" episode in the…
Former "Grace Under Fire" executive producer Kevin Abbott has signed on as exec producer of ABC's "Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place" next season.
CBS News has officially vetoed Susan Molinari's career at the network. As expected, (Daily Variety, June 23), the network announced Tuesday that the former congresswoman has been dumped as anchor of…
"NewsRadio" executive producers have targeted Jon Lovitz as their top choice to join the sitcom cast next season, filling a void left by the death of actor Phil Hartman, sources said.
NEW YORK -- The latest round of contract negotiations between ABC and the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians collapsed Tuesday, just a few hours after they began.
GERMANY Helmut Thoma, managing director of Germany’s top commercial web RTL, will serve as an adviser to the state of North Rhine Westphalia when he leaves his post in October. As head of the…
DreamWorks has paid mid-six against a potential seven figures for film rights to Sega arcade game "The House of the Dead" as a directing vehicle for Jesse Dylan.